Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Clearance
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 15 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.42% 0.94% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.15% 5.88% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 28
Oxford median daily rate £355 £319 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.37% -31.08% +44.53%
10th Percentile £198 £306 £341
90th Percentile £477 £506 £550
Oxfordshire median daily rate £355 £338 £388
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.90% +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 - -

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 102 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 17.07% 15.99% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 85 91
Oxford median daily rate £450 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +25.00%
10th Percentile £234 £253 £250
90th Percentile £534 £488 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £398
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.66% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.38% - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -28.92% - +47.06%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Intranet
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Office 365
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
7 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Compliance Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modeller
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) UAT Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle